Also, the symbiotic relationships of European high art and American low art.
Many of you probably remember the conversation over whether video games are art that the Smithsonian American Art Museum Exhibition The Art of Video Games initiated a few years ago. While that conversation was...interesting and heated,...Show More Summary
Installation view of America Is Hard to See (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, May 1— September 27, 2015): Hans Haacke, Shapolsky, et al. Manhattan Real Estate Holdings, a Real Estate Holdings, a Real-Time Social System, as of...
Three uptown cultural institutions in New York City this summer have had significant exhibitions devoted to the history of art and social activism. Taken together, they paint an arresting portrait of the role of artists in affecting social change.
This September, the Addison Gallery of American Art will present three exhibitions that focus on artists? friendships and collaborations. Converging Lines: Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt anchors the season. Organized by the Blanton MuseumShow More Summary
Christie?s announces highlights of a sale of Important American Furniture, Outsider and Folk Art taking place on September 24, 2015, in its New York Rockefeller Center galleries. Drawing from several prominent Americana collections,Show More Summary
After a nationwide search, the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia has hired Shawnya L. Harris as its first Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Curator of African American and African Diasporic Art, effective August 18. The position is both an endowed chair and an endowed professorship. Show More Summary
The Indianapolis Museum of Art and American Alliance of Museums (AAM) announced the release of the much-anticipated publication, Rights & Reproductions: The Handbook for Cultural Institutions. The release marks the culmination of the two-year National Leadership Grant awarded to the IMA by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) in Sept. Show More Summary
Read the original article on artnet News. Georgia O'Keeffe, Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 1 sold for $44.4 million at Sotheby's American art sale this past November. (Courtesy the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe.) We continue our series of the most expensive artists at auction with women artists. Show More Summary
Enjoy a virtual adventure with George Overbury ?Pop? Hart, whose diverse travel experiences captured scenes of daily life in locales where few tourists ventured during the early part of the 20th century. While most American artists visited...Show More Summary
The idea that artists should make less money off sales of their work in galleries has some in the art world up in arms. Reviews on the new Broad museum are starting to trickle in. And Islamic State is at it again in Palmyra - trying to destroy still more ancient heritage sites. Plus: A Los Angeles...
Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget:...Show More Summary
Impressionism is an art movement whose unique style is defined by small, thin, and visible brush strokes, and which focuses on accurate depiction of light.
W. Ming Art announces that artist Monique Rollins has been selected by the Beijing American Center to present her solo exhibition Beijing Memory, Nostalgia Paintings. The exhibition is on view from August 28 through November 30, 2015. Show More Summary
The New Britain Museum of American Art announced that Min Jung Kim has been selected as the sixth Director of the oldest museum in the country dedicated solely to American art. Chosen after a nationwide search, Ms. Kim?s appointment was unanimously approved at the August 26 meeting of the Board of Trustees. Show More Summary
Wild & Precious (Daylight, Fall 2015) by American fine art photographer Jesse Burke brings together landscape photographs, portraits, and still lifes he made during a series of road trips he took with his daughter Clover from 2010 to 2015 to explore the natural world. Show More Summary
That's a lot of letters in the headline. Basically it's the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum and Columbus College Of Art & Design teaming up to host the Association Of American Editorial Cartoonists' yearly meeting in Columbus, Ohio. Show More Summary
In 2014, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announced the acquisition of a rare Frank Lloyd Wright house originally built in 1954 along the Millstone River in New Jersey. Since then, the house has been disassembled, transported 1,200 miles across the country, and meticulously reconstructed on the grounds of the museum. Show More Summary
The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art has acquired and installed a site-specific, multi-media artwork by American artist Jack Pierson. Hovering above the Main Street entrance, the letters "OMG" provide a colorful and engaging element to the museum's historic, Gothic-revival façade. Show More Summary
If you're a hockey or football (American football) fan, you'll appreciate these collectors helmets from AMORI STEELE. Two collector's hockey masks and 6 collector's football helmets, covered in eye-popping art work, make up AMORI STEELE's Prestige and Home of the Brave collections.